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Journey Compilation (Flower/Flow/Journey) Playstation3 Game SONY Reviews

_Michaelangelo_

The perfection of minimalism

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Pros: Beautiful artistic experiences

Cons: Exploration puzzle toys are not for everyone

I enjoy trying out "indie" games -- while professional games may look beautiful they tend to have all the fun sucked out of them -- the perfect example being Diablo 3. Indie or fan made games whilst not looking as pretty tend to focus on what is important: Fun gameplay. It doesn't always work of course -- because sometimes what works on paper doesn't translate into a fun experience. And then sometimes you have works of true Art. Flow, Flower, and Journey are all modern masterpieces. I was fortunate enough to visit ThatGameCompany back when Journey was in development. I was curious to see how they were going to keep their exploration of minimalism fun after their previous seminal...
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